TV Critic

Matthew Gilbert

Matthew Gilbert is the TV critic at the Boston Globe. Before that, he covered books and movies for the Globe, as well as celebrity and author interviews. He has written for Slate and Esquire.com and was the managing editor of the Boston Review. His book “Off the Leash: A Year at the Dog Park” was published by St. Martin’s Press in 2014.

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TV Critic’s Corner

As a satire of cubicle culture, ‘Corporate’ does the job

By , Globe Staff

The new Comedy Central series premieres Wednesday.

TV Critic’s Corner

Showtime offers an inside look at how the press covers the president

By , Globe Staff

Liz Garbus’s documentary series, which has the working title “The Fourth Estate,” will follow The New York Times as it covers President Trump.

TV Critic’s Corner

Letterman launches Netflix show with a disappointing Obama interview

By , Globe Staff

David Letterman covers too much familiar turf with the former president on the debut of “My Next Guest Needs No Introduction.”

On Netflix show, a rusty Letterman quizzes Obama, and it’s pretty dull

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The host and guest on David Letterman’s new Netflix series take the high road — there’s no Trump-bashing — but the conversation that follows isn’t very revealing.